Tornado watch in effect for Chattanooga and surrounding area until 7 p.m.

Tornado watch in effect for Chattanooga and surrounding area until 7 p.m.

November 16th, 2011 by Staff Report in Local - Breaking News

The National Weather Service has issued a tornado watch for Chattanooga and much of surrounding area.

The Weather Service reports that a tornado watch is in effect until 7 p.m. EST in Hamilton and Bradley and 6 p.m. CST, Franklin, Marion and Polk counties in Tennessee.

The watch is in effect until 7 p.m. EST in Catoosa, Chattooga, Dade, Fannin, Gilmer, Gordon, Murray, Walker and Whitfield counties in Georgia and until 6 p.m. CST in Jackson County in Alabama.

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